Ubuntu Made Easy: A Project-Based Introduction to Linux
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Ubuntu Made Easy: A Project-Based Introduction to Linux

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Ubuntu brings Linux to the masses, but it can still be intimidating for newbies, neophytes, and geeks-in-training. With Ubuntu Made Easy by your side you'll be ready to face any challenge, and you'll discover just how fun Linux can be.

Packed with tips, tricks, and helpful pointers, Ubuntu Made Easy will get you up and running with the world's most popular free operating sy...more
Paperback, 480 pages
Published July 2012 by No Starch Press (first published July 1st 2004)
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I recently started to use Linux, specifically the Ubuntu distribution, as my primary operating system after a hiatus of many years. Finding Ubuntu and Unity quite a different world from the my years with RedHat and SuSe, I decided to pick through Ubuntu Made Easy by Rickford Grant and Phil Bull. The only other contender which seemed relevant for the job was The Official Ubuntu Book (7 Ed) by Matthew Helmke.

Ubuntu Made Easy is just t...more
Robert Beveridge
Rickford Grant and Phil Bull (eds.), Ubuntu Made Easy: A Project-Based Introduction (No Starch Press, 2012)

Full disclosure: this book was provided to me free of charge by Amazon Vine.

The word “Introduction” in the subtitle is very important here; this is definitely a book for Ubuntu beginners. If you've wandered around the OS for a couple of weeks or so, you've probably already discovered at least half of what's here. Not that you don't want to know the other half, but this is a book to pick up...more
A very good book to get you started on Ubuntu. Lots of tips and tricks.
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